Ingrid J. Daubar


Jet Propulsion Laboratory
4800 Oak Grove Drive
Mail stop 183-301
Pasadena, CA 91109-8099
Office: 818-393-0948
Cell: 520-245-8608
Photo by Maria Schuchardt

~Missions and Research~

Scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 2014-current

My page at JPL

Research topics:

  • Current cratering on Mars, seasonal variability of impact rates, seismic detectability of impacts, small crater morphology
  • Albedo effects around new impacts and landed missions
  • Secondary cratering statistics and chronology issues


  • InSight mission preparation: Landing site certification and safety assessment, Instrument Site Selection Working Group, Impact detection and localization

    HiRISE Uplink Operations, 2005-2013

  • 6,000+ HiRISE images I planned (Internal link for team members only for now, sorry!)
  • Image captions I've written
  • The latest HiRISE image releases
  • HiRISE on Twitter
  • Suggest your own target on Mars for HiRISE to image!


  • Ph.D., Planetary Sciences, 2014, University of Arizona
  • M.S., Planetary Sciences, 2002, University of Arizona
  • B.A., Astronomy, 1999, Cornell University

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    Left: HiRISE observation PSP_007338_2640,
    the first image to catch martian avalanches in motion.

    Last updated: January 2015
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